New US Space Strategy Announced

February 8, 2011 at 11:10 am | Posted in Space Law Current Events | Leave a comment

by Sara M. Langston with the blog faculty

Source: Aviation Week

The U.S. government is emphasizing the need for a strong and competitive space industrial base, improved acquisition processes and coordination among the Pentagon and intelligence community in its new National Security Space Strategy.

The long-awaited strategy was supposed to be released last year; the document, dated January 2011, was announced Feb. 4.

The strategy echoes principles of the Obama administration’s National Security Space Policy, including increased cooperation with international partners and leadership in an international effort to promote standards of behavior for space operators—both in reducing debris and radiofrequency interference. [Full story]

 

Leave a Comment »

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.
Entries and comments feeds.

%d bloggers like this: